Andrology-Open Access

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ISSN: 2167-0250


Khaled A Gadalla

Khaled A Gadalla
Alzahraa University Hospital,

  • Research Article
    Evaluation of Sexual Frequency in Married Egyptians with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
    Author(s): Khaled A GadallaKhaled A Gadalla

    Abstract Background and objective: Sexual health is an important, however a neglected factor in patients with diabetes. Effects of diabetes mellitus (e.g. erectile dysfunction) and implication on sexual frequency and function among men with diabetes have not been well investigated. The current study aims to evaluate the sexual frequency, sexual function and their association with type 2 diabetes compared to that in an age-matched control group. Methods: In all, 50 married men with type 2 diabetes mellitus attending the outpatient endocrine clinic of Al- Zahraa University Hospital between March 2011 and March 2012 were selected. Glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1C) and fasting plasma glucose (FPG) were measured. Sexual frequency and function were assessed by questionnaire. The scores in each item of sexual .. Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2167-0250.1000167

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